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Salaries for startups - how to benchmark and make the right offer

What to offer a new hire in a highly changeable and competitive market place is a tough decision for many startups to make. Being competitive, being fair to existing employees and not losing out on talent is not an easy job to do….. 1,543 more words

This Uber for Babysitters is Going Viral in Europe

You can order up pretty much anything in an app these days whether it be a chauffeured ride, a homestay, or even a thoughtful gift… 329 more words


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Our next Tech Tastes Wine will take place on May 3rd at 6 pm at Digital Catapult.

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Jess Butcher, co-Founder of Blippar.com… 575 more words


Venture Capitalists Grow More Cautious About New Startups

Venture capitalists may be getting more picky about which startups they choose to fund amid a slight cooling in the tech industry.

In the first three months of 2016, investors threw $12.1 billion into new deals, according to a… 266 more words


Lady Gaga's Startup Just Went Out of Business

It’s a good thing Lady Gaga didn’t quit her day job.

The celeb’s startup for building online communities, Backplane, has burned through $18.9 million in funding in five years and is now out of business, … 260 more words


4 Apr 2016 (AFR) - Tech startups choose to stay private in IPO standoff

(4 April 2016, AFR, p9, by Leslie Picker)

‘Over the last several decades, there were two distinctly dark periods for US technology companies — the bursting of the dot-com bubble in 2000 and the 2008 financial crisis. 112 more words

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